Dr. Holly L. Thacker

Speaking of Women’s Health Column

Menopause and Symptoms

Sexual Medicine: What’s HOT and What’s NOT?
Posted on December 12, 2017
Sexual Medicine: What’s HOT and What’s  NOT?

Read guest columnist and OBGYN and sex therapist Dr. Michael Krychman's latest column on sex. 

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8 New Things Women Should Know About Menopause
Posted on October 31, 2017
8 New Things Women Should Know About Menopause

Dr. Sabrina Sikka shares the top eight articles from 2017 that was discussed at this year's North American Menopause Society (NAMS) meeting.

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New Menopause Hormone Therapy Position Statement released by NAMS
Posted on September 11, 2017
New Menopause Hormone Therapy Position Statement released by NAMS

Read menopause specialist Dr. Holly L. Thacker’s column on the newly released position statement from the North American Menopause Society about menopausal hormone therapy.

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Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause and Breast Cancer Survivors
Posted on August 02, 2017
Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause and Breast Cancer Survivors

Read women’s health fellow, Dr. Anna Camille Moreno’s column on genitourinary syndrome of menopause or commonly known to us as vulvovaginal atrophy.

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Healthy Aging During And After Menopause
Posted on May 15, 2017
Healthy Aging During And After Menopause

Please read Center for Specialized Women’s Health nurse Lillie McKinney’s guest column on menopause, aging and a new stage in life.

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Does Early Menstruation Mean Early Menopause?
Posted on February 10, 2017
Does Early Menstruation Mean Early Menopause?

Read Dr. Thacker’s column on risk factors for early menopause and issues associated with premature menopause and surgical menopause.

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Are Premenopausal "Cold Flashes" a Real Thing?
Posted on December 05, 2016
Are Premenopausal "Cold Flashes" a Real Thing?

Dr. Holly L. Thacker explains cold flashes and how they can affect women.

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Hot off the Press! Highlights from the 2015 National Menopause Society Meeting
Posted on October 29, 2015

Drs. Elim Shih and Heather Foreman discuss the latest groundbreaking medical updates for women, including highlights from the 2015 National American Menopause Society meeting and Addyi, the first medication for women suffering from low sexual desire.

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Addyi Is Here!
Posted on October 17, 2015
Addyi Is Here!

The medication, Addyi, is now available in select pharmacies by approved prescribers. Below is Dr. Holly L. Thacker's, Executive Director of Speaking of Women's Health, statement for the upcoming Innovation Summit where flibanserin is listed as one of the Top 10 Innovations of the year.

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Women Now Have A New ‘Little Pink Pill’ for Low Sex Drive
Posted on August 19, 2015
Women Now Have A New ‘Little Pink Pill’ for Low Sex Drive

Read Dr. Holly L. Thacker’s column on the ‘hot topic’ of the recent approval of Flibanserin (Addyi) for the treatment of hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) for pre-menopausal women.

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